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24th July 2023
6th June 2023
Panama: The country has this week called for expressions of interest from companies wishing to obtain a licence to manufacture medicinal cannabis derivatives,the Ministry of Health’s national director for pharmacy and drugs, Elvia Lau, told the press.
29th September 2022
Panama: The National Institute of Statistics and Census (INEC) has published the results of a survey conducted in over 16,000 homes, which found only 7% approved of the recreational use of cannabis, with 88% opposed. Cannabis is currently allowed in Panama for medical purposes only.
2nd September 2022
1st September 2022
Panama: President Laurentino Cortizo Cohen has signed two executive decrees related to Law 242 of 2021, which introduced a legal framework for medicinal and therapeutic use of cannabis. Press reports that the decrees, which have not yet been published, will apply to legal entities that import, export, cultivate and market medicinal cannabis.
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